The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Shell (SSH)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 43 73 70
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -3
Contract jobs citing SSH 20 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.86% 0.49% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.98% 1.64% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 2
Median daily rate £500 £463 £372
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +24.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £373 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £511 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
167 304 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.89% 29.80% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 167 84
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £55.65 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +158.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing SSH as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SSH
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SSH across the Reading region.

SSH Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SSH
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSH across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

SSH Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SSH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for SSH.

1 22 (100.00%) Linux
1 22 (100.00%) Python
2 20 (90.91%) Java
2 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 20 (90.91%) Unix
2 20 (90.91%) Debian
2 20 (90.91%) Ubuntu
2 20 (90.91%) SC Cleared
2 20 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 20 (90.91%) CentOS
2 20 (90.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 20 (90.91%) Git (software)
2 20 (90.91%) Bash Shell
2 20 (90.91%) SELinux
3 18 (81.82%) Hadoop
4 17 (77.27%) Ansible
4 17 (77.27%) DevOps
4 17 (77.27%) Prototyping
4 17 (77.27%) Linux Command Line
4 17 (77.27%) HTTP
5 15 (68.18%) TCP/IP
5 15 (68.18%) ICMP
6 11 (50.00%) Open Source
7 6 (27.27%) Open Source Development
8 5 (22.73%) Big Data
9 3 (13.64%) CGI
10 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
10 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
10 2 (9.09%) DNS
10 2 (9.09%) Windows

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) HTTP
2 15 (68.18%) ICMP
2 15 (68.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) Hadoop
2 5 (22.73%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (90.91%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Java Developer
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Python Developer
3 8 (36.36%) Consultant
3 8 (36.36%) DevOps Consultant
3 8 (36.36%) Java Consultant
3 8 (36.36%) Java Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript Engineer
4 7 (31.82%) Open Source Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Hadoop Consultant
5 4 (18.18%) Hadoop Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Hadoop Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Java Hadoop Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Linux Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (9.09%) Open Source Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) CGI
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (77.27%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (90.91%) CentOS
2 20 (90.91%) Debian
2 20 (90.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 20 (90.91%) Ubuntu
2 20 (90.91%) Unix
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) DevOps
1 17 (77.27%) Prototyping
2 11 (50.00%) Open Source
3 6 (27.27%) Open Source Development
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.09%) Patch Management
4 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.09%) Product Management
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Python
2 20 (90.91%) Bash Shell
2 20 (90.91%) Java
2 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (90.91%) SC Cleared
1 20 (90.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (90.91%) SELinux
2 17 (77.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft